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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Sphinginae, Latreille, 
Tribe: Sphingini, Latreille, 1802
Genus: Cocytius Hubner, 1819 ...........
Species: macasensis B. P. Clark, 1922
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[(Wing span: ), males smaller than females)], flies in Ecuador.
Cocytius macasensis is now considered to be a Synonym of Amphonyx lucifer
Cocytius macasensis adults nectar at
flowers and probably brood continuously.
Pupae probably wiggle to surface from
subterranean chambers just prior to eclosion.
SCENTING AND MATING:
Females call in the males with a
pheromone released from a gland at the tip of the
EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:
Larvae probably feed on Guatteria diospyroides,
Annona purpurea, Annona reticulata, Xylopia frutescens
Custard apple (Annona glabra) and probably other members of the
Moths emerge from pupae in as few as 21 days from
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